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Tyrode solution

noun Ty·rode solution
variants: or

Tyrode's solution


Medical Definition of Tyrode solution

  1. :  physiological saline containing sodium chloride 0.8, potassium chloride 0.02, calcium chloride 0.02, magnesium chloride 0.01, sodium bicarbonate 0.1, and sodium dihydrogen phosphate 0.005 percent

Biographical Note for tyrode solution



Maurice Vejux

(1878–1930), American pharmacologist. An instructor of pharmacology at Harvard Medical School, Tyrode specialized in therapeutics.

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